Masks, Masks &
A mask is a device for driving the
personality out of the body and allowing a spirit to take
possession of it. ~ Keith Johnstone. (Sort of spooky, don't
Although masks were originally
created to cover or disguise the face, today they have
become a very popular decorator item because of their beauty
and mystique. We at FolkArt.com™
are proud to present the assortment shown below.
African Style Masks
Masks made on the African
Continent have a most distinct look. These masks are
used in ceremonies and represent the spirits that
are so important in the daily lives of the village
Fancy Faces Ceramic Masks
Masks by Fancy Faces
Fancy Faces, a family owned business, has proudly
produced the finest quality ceramic masks at any
price for over two decades. Today they offer the
largest variety of ceramic masks and faces.
Masks are made from our
own molds, poured, painted, and fired in our
kilns just outside of New Orleans. All masks are
signed on the back by the artists and
embellished with varying degrees of ribbons,
laces, and fabrics.
Planning a corporate or
family event or celebration? The Fancy Faces
special events department can work with you to
create a truly memorable and unique event.
Whether your theme is Mardi Gras, Silhouettes,
New Orleans, or Jazz, Fancy Faces is your
one-stop decoration source. Send an email
describing your event (include date and
Voodoo Dolls & Masks by Miss Kitty
Miss Kitty's Dolls & Masks
Originating in Africa, the ancient religion of
Voodoo has spread across the globe in various forms,
and its influences can be seen today more than ever.
Through our collaboration with Voodoo Authentica of
New Orleans, it is now possible to experience the
arts and crafts of this mysterious tradition.
African, Haitian, and New Orleans artists are